Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ArcGIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ArcGIS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ESRI ArcGIS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 204 234
Rank change year-on-year -18 +30 +11
Permanent jobs citing ArcGIS 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.071% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 1.18% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £46,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.73% +65.18% -32.53%
10th Percentile £26,475 £44,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,425 £48,750 £29,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +13.92% -4.82%

ArcGIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 914 847 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.13% 16.27% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 539 543 840
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

ArcGIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ArcGIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ArcGIS in Scotland.

Salary trend for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ArcGIS in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ArcGIS in Scotland

ArcGIS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ArcGIS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 3 £41,750 -9.73%
Glasgow - 1 - -
ArcGIS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ArcGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ArcGIS.

1 4 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ESRI
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (25.00%) OpenSceneGraph
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) CUDA
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) CMake
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Cartography
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming

ArcGIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CMake
1 1 (25.00%) FinalBuilder
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) TestRail
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) GIS Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior GIS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ArcObjects
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenSceneGraph
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) Vulkan
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Cartography
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Mapbox
2 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce